What does a Successful Query look like?

Hey PitchWars hopefuls! Anyone curious about the query that started this path for me? Below is what I sent to agents after the 2017 DVPit event. This book ended up getting revised, lengthened, and edited to take it from contemporary Romance to Women’s fiction before I signed with my agent. It went through a fewContinue reading “What does a Successful Query look like?”

Women’s Fiction? Romance? What?

Hello! First let’s get the fabulous news out of the way. Drum roll, please… I was chosen as a PitchWars mentor for 2018!!! For those of you who don’t know what that is, PitchWars is an amazing mentoring program where agented, published, or authors with industry experience work with a mentee on their entire manuscriptContinue reading “Women’s Fiction? Romance? What?”

Chick-Lit is not a curse word…

I’m planning to participate in NaNoWriMo for the first time this year. I’m going to write another post on this blog about that sometime soon, outlining my process and hopefully, updating as I get my words in. Today I was scrolling through the forums on the NaNoWriMo site and I came across a thread aboutContinue reading “Chick-Lit is not a curse word…”

Romance Writer’s of America Conference, 2017

Welp. I guess my dream of staying regular with this blog have come and gone. I had lofty intentions of blogging regularly, but… Life. It certainly kicks you in the ass when you get complacent, doesn’t it? The world is a dumpster fire, but I’m focusing on the positives in my life right now. AndContinue reading “Romance Writer’s of America Conference, 2017”